The Resource Against the president : dissent and decision-making in the White House : a historical perspective, Mark White

Against the president : dissent and decision-making in the White House : a historical perspective, Mark White

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Against the president : dissent and decision-making in the White House : a historical perspective
Title
Against the president
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dissent and decision-making in the White House : a historical perspective
Statement of responsibility
Mark White
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Language
eng
Dewey number
973.917
Index
index present
LC call number
E743
LC item number
.W54 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Against the president : dissent and decision-making in the White House : a historical perspective, Mark White
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Against the president : dissent and decision-making in the White House : a historical perspective, Mark White
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Truman, Hopkins, Davies, and the Polish question -- The ghost of FDR -- Talking with Churchill and Stalin -- Truman, Wallace, and meeting the Soviet challenge -- Troubled by Truman -- The bomb -- Fighting the Cold War consensus -- Eleven days in September -- Eisenhower, Wilson, and the origins of the Vietnam War -- A new Wilsonianism -- "Nothing but grief:" contesting a commitment -- Kennedy, Stevenson, and Cuba -- The rivals -- Operation castration -- War or peace -- Johnson, Ball, and the Vietnam War -- The accidental president and the tardy rebel -- Devil's advocate -- Crossing the rubicon -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9781566637442
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007016032
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